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The Design Process — big pants

How to make the Big Pants from the Carla rock pattern

big pants zero waste

How to make the Big Pants from the Carla rock pattern

I have been inspired to write this post because of the Zero waste movement.  There are a few Zero waste challenges, particularly the #sewcialistszerowaste.  I have been following with a real interest and would like to contribute this pattern idea. Shapes that utilize cloth and fit most bodies can be found throughout costume history.  When cloth had to be woven by hand there was real motivation to use every last scrap. This is a fascinating subject- However this is about reverse engineering the Carla rock.The Carla has the same construction as the Big pants- with the feet cut off.  First...

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